A performance automobile is a vehicle that is designed specifically for speed. Bolstered power trains with handling and braking systems to match, are defining characteristics of performance automobiles.

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata
MSRP: $24,915 - $30,065
2015 BMW i8
MSRP: $136,500 - $136,500
2015 Ford Mustang
MSRP: $23,800 - $46,170
2015 Dodge Challenger
MSRP: $26,995 - $58,295
2015 Chevrolet Corvette
MSRP: $55,000 - $83,000
Corvette + fireworks = so much glory

Yep, Just Exactly What You Think It Means

We take a Corvette out to a secret location with some fireworks, a camera, and the love of country in our hearts. USA!
Xcar gets the scoop on Ford's strategy for the GT at Le Mans in 2016

Ford is still fairly tight-lipped about the forthcoming GT, but the company lets out a few details to Xcar about the goals of taking the supercar racing at Le Mans next year.
Next-gen BMW M5 spied on Munich roads

BMW has been spotted testing the next-gen M5 in Germany. The super sedan reportedly gains an all-wheel-drive option in its next generation.